Festivals

Electric Picnic Preview

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Just some thought on what you can find at Electric Picnic this weekend. There are a lot of native bands playing which is good to hear and even better, a lot of bands that were featured on Eirecana. So if you are going (which it seems most of the country are), here are a few […]

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Just a quick note on one of the music festivals coming up this weekend that might be of interest to readers of Eirecana. Along with the Kilkenny Roots festival, the americana festival in Bray, the Jack of Diamonds festival in Dublin is one of the best music festivals for americana fans in Ireland. Often this […]

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So the summer is basically over. Still doesn’t mean you cant to a few music festivals. You just might need the thermals for the camping part. What’s more September is host to some great live americana music in a field near(ish) you. Harvest Time Blues Where: Monaghan, Co. MonaghanWhen: 7th-9th September Cost: Main Stage €20 […]

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You know August is the start of autumn. It is still summer for many though. And while the sun shines. Wait that saying has no use here…..while the rain continues falling; I’m determined to enjoy some of these festivals in said rain. We may get wet but rejoice that one gets to see all this […]

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Is it that time of the year already? Well yes it is, silage being cut, longest day of the year has just past, turf being footed and now festival season in full swing. If that turf reference passed you by, trust me, you are better off! Riverside Jump Where: Enniscorthy Co. WexfordWhen: 6th-8th July Cost: […]

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In an attempt to change about this blog from being just another blog about recorded music, I’ve decided to make it a just another blog about recorded music with the occasional post about live music. Yey! The approach here is to highlight as many festivals as I can where you will catch Irish americana bands […]

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